New iPhone: The WORST Time to Buy New Tech

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  • Published: 09 September 2019
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  • remy greer
    remy greer  3 hours back

    🤷🏽‍♂️ new iPhones and apple products always go on sale for the holidays... just wait

    • yeRR _
      yeRR _  16 hours back

      I’m still on my iPhone 6S Plus LoL

      • Zephyr Gaming
        Zephyr Gaming  16 hours back

        My battery is at 1% hopefully I can see much of Linus video.
        Linus: but here’s a word from our sponsor

        • Vikotnick
          Vikotnick  16 hours back

          What the hell is new with the new phone? A new camera and some sound crap. Terrible.

        • ACRapid
          ACRapid  17 hours back

          I need 7 or better 8 inch smartphone).

          • William Holes
            William Holes  20 hours back

            The iPhone 6s and up are supported on the latest software, iOS 13. That’s a 6 year old phone, not 5.

            iOS 12 supported devices as old as the 5s, which was 7 generations old in respect to that software update.

            • RaginPlayer
              RaginPlayer  24 hours back

              Wait a minute so i bought an iphone Xs
              A month earlier
              And the phone came out last year
              So i have 4 years till software updates stops

              • RaginPlayer
                RaginPlayer  24 hours back

                Linus gets sponsors left and right

                • Rod Munch
                  Rod Munch  1 days back

                  While all these YouTubers will tell you, the peasant, that the new iPhone isn't worth getting, you can rest assured they'll have it for themselves. That's how it always works - the important people have the latest and greatest, meanwhile you're still using a 5s because you work at McDonalds and you're about to fired and replaced by an iPad.

                  • BHUSHA BHUSHA
                    BHUSHA BHUSHA  1 days back

                    Am I the only one who noticed the huge mole on his hand

                    • David Harrison
                      David Harrison  1 days back

                      4 Gigs Ram Wow My 12 month old Oppo has 6 gigs with 128 storage and the flagship has 8 gigs and 240 gig storage. Over to you Apple

                      • Finlay 123
                        Finlay 123  12 hours back

                        And yet the iphone will still run 3 times faster.

                    • BIG_BOSS
                      BIG_BOSS  1 days back

                      4 hours extra battery alone is more then good reason to buy iPhone 11 pro

                      • M_C
                        M_C  2 days back

                        Feels like an ad. Disappointed.

                        • Jonor Nokturl
                          Jonor Nokturl  2 days back

                          Im still rocking my LG G7, nothing new has made me wanna switch to a new device

                          • Antonín Čala
                            Antonín Čala  2 days back

                            Denis wearing those headphones backwards nearly killed me

                            • Kartikay Bhardwaj
                              Kartikay Bhardwaj  2 days back

                              so now i SHOULDN'T buy iphone 7 now..... and i CAN'T buy iphone 11 also due to less budget. :(

                              • whiteandnerdytuba
                                whiteandnerdytuba  2 days back

                                So don’t ever buy used android since there’s no update window

                                • Nikos Per
                                  Nikos Per  2 days back

                                  Are there still sheeple that buying 1k+ price tag phones? 😂

                                  • Andreas Hvilhøj
                                    Andreas Hvilhøj  2 days back

                                    Hi i just need a little help here :)


                                    When was the last time the Xr prices dropped and when will it happen again?
                                    Thank you <3

                                    • STATU5
                                      STATU5  7 hours back

                                      Andreas Hvilhøj the xr is cheaper right now

                                    • Seldom Pooper
                                      Seldom Pooper  10 hours back

                                      why are you so obsessed with iphone ? you know Apple don't deserve your money. boycott apple products.

                                  • BLUESCHOOL RECORDS
                                    BLUESCHOOL RECORDS  2 days back

                                    I have an iPhone 7, I want to buy the iPhone 11, is it a good choice?

                                    • danwat1234
                                      danwat1234  2 days back

                                      3:00 But a phone isn't dead once OS updates stop becoming available. New apps still suppor the older OS for years to come.

                                      • Freakinkat Productions

                                        Dying or not, from my point odd view its this "linus has steadily been building hardcore mining and or server hardware, thus YouTube had somewhat served its purpose to gain the funding for a bigger project and plan, that hes been editorial ans hinting st in his videos over time, If you've been paying attension, that is? Not to mention his affiliations, partnerships and ties with huge corporations. Factor that in and you will see what I see? One smart mofucker!"

                                        • Aaron
                                          Aaron  2 days back

                                          Who else caught that MKBHD and Gal Gadot iPhone scandal reference?? 😂

                                          • Andres jimenez
                                            Andres jimenez  2 days back

                                            My iPhone 7plus appears to do all that the 11 does. I don’t get how people buy new phones when benefits are minimal. Quite foolish.

                                            • Donavan Cargin
                                              Donavan Cargin  2 days back

                                              I’m happy with my iPhone 8 Plus, not upgrading until it breaks, Feels good, I used to upgrade every time a new phone came out.
                                              Such a waste of money

                                              • Orange Man
                                                Orange Man  3 days back

                                                Should I get the xr or the iPhone 11? Currently have a iPhone 7

                                                • celileminem
                                                  celileminem  3 days back

                                                  You know nothing about iPhones

                                                  • Hurrystream
                                                    Hurrystream  3 days back

                                                    Who uses the same iPhone for 5 years? Or 4 then, if you buy the previous gen. Next to noone? I'd say updates is the least of the issues.

                                                    • Finlay 123
                                                      Finlay 123  11 hours back

                                                      All the people who aren't techno geeks like you and me

                                                  • Mindfake
                                                    Mindfake  3 days back

                                                    Hey Linus, do you think it is worth switching to Apple? Idk if you ever made a video about iOS vs Android or Windows/Linux vs macOS.
                                                    I am a CS student and tbh I always hated on Apple, b/c I thought they have the same specs as other laptops and sell it for 30% more. Is it as userfriendly as everybody always says or am I better off with a Windows or Linux OS.

                                                    • Bjornormus
                                                      Bjornormus  3 days back

                                                      Interesting to see when to buy certain pieces of hardware during the year. Do you have any tips on when to buy a gaming monitor?

                                                      • Harry Huang
                                                        Harry Huang  3 days back

                                                        Apple has gone from a lifestyle and imagery way of thinking to a money thirsty brand that me embarrassing itself on markets with far better alternatives

                                                        • Darkan Raiden
                                                          Darkan Raiden  3 days back

                                                          what is an iphoooone ?

                                                          • Zax 133
                                                            Zax 133  3 days back

                                                            Bro can you tell me isn't there really any reqson to have such a big notch on IPhone 11

                                                            • R
                                                              R  3 days back

                                                              I had my iPhone 5 for four years and it cost me £600 or £150 per year. I could have bought the 4s for £450 but I figured I'd only be able to keep that for 3 years until I needed to upgrade and that is the same £150 per year. It seemed logical to go for the iphone 5 and have the latest phone (at the time). Now of course the caveat is that it would delay my upgrade by 1 year. However, that would have coincided coincided with the launch of the iPhone 7 which I would have waited for father than getting the 6s after 3 years had I gone for the 4s.

                                                              Instead I went for the Samsung S7 EDGE as it was cheaper, (Apple put up UK prices 20% due to a weak £ whereas Samsung had not), had a larger OLED screen, was waterproof (I dropped my iPhone 3GS in a coffee at work and ruined it), plus had an SD sim card tray for up to 256GB. I now have an S10+ ceramic with 512GB that I paid £879 at a UK airport: The latest iPhone with 512GB is £1,400 or £1,500!

                                                              I noticed Apple put up the price of all Pro 11 phones £50 (in the UK) whereas there was no increase in the USA. Continuing weakness of the £ no doubt. 🙄😪

                                                              • flatty patty
                                                                flatty patty  3 days back

                                                                so the best time to buy a new iphone that just came out is 1 year later?

                                                                • Erdi Roblox & More!
                                                                  Erdi Roblox & More!  3 days back

                                                                  iPhones SUCK! Use Android 7 with 3 GB Ram and 32 GB free space. It's cheaper

                                                                  • Ingus Podnieks
                                                                    Ingus Podnieks  3 days back

                                                                    Could someone tell me what happens with the plus model prices?

                                                                    • The Unboxing Experience

                                                                      Another top notch video from the LTT team

                                                                      • kittiecommittee
                                                                        kittiecommittee  3 days back

                                                                        And just like that, Linus & team nonchalantly disrupts the consumer tech industry with a single vid.

                                                                        • AxionXIII
                                                                          AxionXIII  3 days back

                                                                          Watching LTT videos is like watching a guy with a couple of Ferrari’s or Lambo’s constantly crapping on BMW’s and everything else in between.

                                                                          • Ronan Lagan
                                                                            Ronan Lagan  3 days back

                                                                            Boiii he changed the title from “this is the best time to buy a iPhone” or sum shit like that to “worse time to buy a iPhone “

                                                                            • Mezmerizer 9
                                                                              Mezmerizer 9  3 days back

                                                                              apple products are dogshit.

                                                                              • Bobspineable
                                                                                Bobspineable  3 days back

                                                                                I’m seriously in need of a new phone. I’ve been using an iPhone 7 since it came out.

                                                                                • Phathom
                                                                                  Phathom  3 days back

                                                                                  Video needs to be updated >_<

                                                                                  • Mr2pint
                                                                                    Mr2pint  3 days back

                                                                                    Nobody needs any more RAM than 6 gigs on a smart phone it’s been tested many times over 12 gigs is just marketing baloney. iPhone with the extremely efficient processes get by with 4 gigs and run a lot more Efficient than any android setup.

                                                                                    • Chris Lorine
                                                                                      Chris Lorine  4 days back

                                                                                      PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR BACKGROUND MUSIC!!! It adds no value to the content and is really disturbing to those who have hifi sound.

                                                                                      • Unknown Common Man
                                                                                        Unknown Common Man  4 days back

                                                                                        Is Apple watch series 4 or 5 compatible to use with Android phone .???

                                                                                        • j5689
                                                                                          j5689  4 days back

                                                                                          I thought this video was going to be about how it doesn't make any sense to buy this year's iPhone if you are able to wait one more year, since the first 5G-capable iPhone is due next year